Sony BMG gives Canadians ‘raw deal’ in rookit settlement

Sony BMG gives Canadians ‘raw deal’ in rookit settlement

Canadian consumers are being handed a raw deal by entertainment conglomerate Sony BMG Music Entertainment Corp, according to an Ottawa-based...

September 21st, 2006

Rootkits, malware and personal responsibility

Rootkits, malware and personal responsibility

The issue of rootkits has been all over the news lately. What triggered this was the court-ordered settlement handed down...

July 6th, 2006 Mark Gibbs

IBM eyes industrial use for Cell chip

IBM eyes industrial use for Cell chip

IBM Corp.'s design services unit has begun promoting the new Cell microprocessor, developed together with Sony Corp. and Toshiba Corp.,...

March 31st, 2005 Martyn Williams

NTT DoCoMo to launch mobile wallet service

NTT DoCoMo to launch mobile wallet service

NTT DoCoMo Inc. plans to launch a mobile wallet service in July that will combine electronic money, loyalty card, credit...

June 16th, 2004 Martyn Williams

Japan group formed for Net-enabled electronic goods

Japan group formed for Net-enabled electronic goods

Fourteen Japanese consumer electronics and telecommunication companies plan to work together to hammer out networking specifications for consumer electronics devices...

February 10th, 2004 Martyn Williams

Emerging markets boost mobile phone market, IDC says

Emerging markets boost mobile phone market, IDC says

First-time buyers in emerging markets helped drive the still-growing mobile phone market in the third quarter of this year, IDC...

November 6th, 2003 Gillian Law

Sony plans 20,000 job cuts in re-organization

Sony plans 20,000 job cuts in re-organization

Sony Corp. plans to cut 20,000 jobs, about 13 per cent of its worldwide workforce, and push for greater convergence...

October 30th, 2003 Martyn Williams

Sony plans 20,000 job cuts in reorganization

Sony plans 20,000 job cuts in reorganization

Sony Corp. plans to cut 20,000 jobs, about 13 per cent of its worldwide workforce, and push for greater convergence...

October 28th, 2003 Martyn Williams

Samsung shows Palm OS 5 smartphone

Samsung shows Palm OS 5 smartphone

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has unveiled an updated version of its new Palm operating system-based cellular telephone handset that is...

March 12th, 2003 Martyn Williams and Tom Krazit